Thomas Charlton (rower)
|Full name||Thomas Jackson Charlton Jr.|
|Born||July 12, 1934 (age 84)|
Savannah, Georgia, U.S.
Thomas Jackson "Tom" Charlton Jr. (born July 12, 1934) is an American competition rower and Olympic champion.
Born in Savannah, Georgia, he won a gold medal in eights with the American team at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne. The eight rowers were Yale undergraduates. Charlton was a member of the Class of 1956.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Tom Charlton". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 3, 2015.
- "1956 Summer Olympics – Melbourne, Australia – Rowing". databaseolympics.com. Archived from the original on December 8, 2007. Retrieved May 15, 2008.
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